"After three years of marriage, and careful thought and consideration, we have decided to part ways," the statement says. "This is the mutual decision of two people with an enormous amount of respect and admiration for each other. We hope that you respect our privacy during this difficult time."
Jessica Simpson, 25, and Nick Lachey, 32, are going their separate ways, the couple announced in a statement Wednesday. [thanks to everyone for the emails]
Well ... the good news is that there will be no more Nick & Jessica Xmas Specials to suffer thru.
This news, tho not surprising, is a huge bummer ...